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The Preston restaurants you wish still existed

Before there was Nando’s, there was this lot… Winston’s Don’t mention the war!!! Actually, do if there’s pizza involved. A WW2 themed pizza joint might seem like an unlikely fusion, […]

2 years ago
Take a trip down Ribbleton’s memory lane this spring

Ribbleton library Pic: Tony Worrall Do you live in Ribbleton or have a connection to the area? A new exhibition at Ribbleton Library could be right up your street. The Harris Museum, Art Gallery & […]

2 years ago
Nostalgia: Preston pubs captured beautifully in biro

Preston’s derelict pubs have been captured in a series of stunning drawings using only a biro pen. UCLan student Danielle Shore, from Skipton, found inspiration for their drawings as part […]

6 years ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (Final part 10)

In 1982, Culture Club sang “Do you really want to hurt me?”, believe us though, we really don’t want to hurt you at all, but for now, we are sad […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 9)

I’ve always considered the 80’s to have been a great time for cinema going; and there were still quite a few of those left in the town at that time. […]

6 years ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 8)

Great times, bad times or whatever, the 80’s was certainly a memorable time. When you heard the Communards singing ‘Don’t Leave Me This Way’, it was how you felt on a […]

6 years ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 7)

More 80’s scenes this week and U2 had Still Not Found What They Were Looking For, but have you yet? Black were singing ‘Wonderful Life’, well, it was then wasn’t […]

6 years ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 6)

The 1980’s, a time when Phil Oakey & Giorgio Moroder were very happy ‘Together In Electric Dreams’; It was ‘True’ that New Romantics like Spandau Ballet had nothing but ‘Gold’ […]

6 years ago
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